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Multimedia Promotions Producer / Photographer


Roanoke, VA 11-09-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

WFXR and WWCW, the local FOX and CW affiliates in Roanoke, Virginia has an exciting opening for a Multimedia Promotions Producer/Photographer to join our promotions team. In this position you will be responsible for producing effective on-air promotional spots, digital and social media campaigns and special projects.
• Conceptualize, write, and create digital promotion and social media content on WFXRTV.com and all social media platforms
• Work closely with the Promotions Team to conceive, write, produce, and edit compelling on-air promos and image campaigns
• Attend news editorial meetings and work with the News Department on various projects
• Work with the Digital Team, or independently to design and execute digital promotional initiatives for the station
• Work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment and ensure that assigned projects are delivered on time
• Provide assistance shooting and editing content for station promotion campaigns
• Work as team member leading and participating in station community events
• Use Adobe Creative Cloud (e.g., Illustrator, Premiere Pro, After Effects, Photoshop, etc.) for production and post-production of content
• Push the creative envelope to new heights while adhering to brand guidelines
• Produce client sponsored promotional content, as assigned
• Serve as Production backup when necessary
• Perform other related duties, as assigned

Requirements & Skills:
• Bachelor's degree in Marketing/Graphic Design ore related field
• Minimum 3 years of on-air promotion experience as a writer/producer/editor for a local station or cable network working in a news environment
• Must have a valid driver's license
• Must be able to provide a reel of work examples -- include a web address with your resume or cover letter.
• Must be able to write creative content with thorough understanding of hashtags and their utilization
• Strong non-linear editing skills
• Extensive knowledge and proven experience in After Effects and Photoshop
• Passion for strong image and promotion writing
• Possess strong video production skills
• Working knowledge of lighting and audio gear
• Possess excellent communication, presentation, organization and time management skills with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks
• Must have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to successfully interact with all departments and community organizers

Company Profile

Nexstar Media Group is America’s largest local television and media company with 196 full power stations (including partner stations) in 114 markets addressing nearly 63% of US television households and a growing digital media operation.